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Faculty Resources

Faculty Extranet
The By-Laws of the Department of English
Committees of the Department of English, 2015-16
Undergraduate Grading Criteria PDF document

Faculty Research Development Fund (FRDF)
Research Western Funding Opportunities


Faculty Extranet

Department of English faculty members will find a variety of documents posted to the Department of English Extranet site. Use your UWO user name and password to log in: https://kiwi.uwo.ca/display/english/Home.



The By-Laws of the Department of English

You may find the Department By-Laws on the Faculty Extranet.


Committees of the Department of English, 2016-17

Committees Established by the Collective Agreement

Appointments Committee
    C. Keep, Acting Chair
    A. Conway
    J. Faflak
    A. Lee
    J. Schuster
    Alternate:
    S. Bruhm (alternate)
    Graduate Student: Nahmi Lee

Annual Performance Evaluation Committee
    C. Keep, Acting Chair
    D. Bentley (to 2017)
    J. Plug (to 2018)
    J. Purkis (to 2017)
    Limited-Duties Member with Standing Appointment:
    M. Stephenson (to 2017)
    Alternates (FT):
    J. Faflak (to 2017)
    K. Stanley (to 2017)
    Alternate (LD):
    M. Hartley (to 2017)


Promotion and Tenure Committee
    C. Keep, Acting Chair
    Department Members
    A. Lee (to 2017)
    M.H. McMurran (to 2019)
    A. Pero (to 2018)
    External Members
    Annabel Quan-Haase, FIMS (to 2019)
    Bernd Steinbock, Classical Studies (to 2019)
    Robert Wood, Music (to 2018)

Committees Established by the Department

Committee on Graduate Studies
    M. Rowlinson, Chair of CGS (to 2017)
    J. Leonard (to 2017)
    M.H. McMurran (to 2017)
    T. Osinubi (to 2018)
    T. Rajan (to 2018)
    J. Schuster, Graduate Development and Placement Coordinator (observer) (to 2019)
    R. Moll, Chair of CUS (observer)
    GES Co-Chairs: Caroline Diezyn and Adam Bowes

Committee on Undergraduate Studies
    R. Moll, Chair of CUS (to 2019)
    C. Conway (to 2018)
    A. MacLean (to 2018)
    A. Pero (to 2017)
    A. Schuurman (to 2018)
    K. Stanley (to 2017) 
    Undergraduate student: Coterie President: Laura Brooks

Committee for Theatre Studies
    J. Devereux (to 2018)
    J. Purkis (to 2018)
    K. Solga (to 2017)

Nominations Committee
    A. Conway (to 2017)
    J. Emberley (to 2018)
    M. McDayter (to 2018)

Committee on Equity
    M. Bassnett (to 2017)
    G. Ceraldi (to 2018)
    T. Osinubi (to 2017)
    P. Wakeham (to 2018)

Committee on Visiting Speakers Series
    M.H. McMurran (to 2018)
    T. Osinubi (to 2018)
    A. Pero (to 2017)
    T. Rajan (to 2017)
    Graduate Student: David Huebert

Ad-Hoc Committe on English and Writing Studies
    C. Keep, Acting Chair
    K. Fraser, Director of Writing Studies
    B. Eayrs, Undergraduate Program Director - Writing Studies
    R. Moll, Chair of Undergraduate Studies
    One Member of Writing faculty: TBA
    One Member of Writing faculty: TBA

Committee on Undergraduate Awards
    Two Members of the Ad-Hoc Committee on English and Writing Studies: TBA
    Two Members elected by the Department: TBA
    R. Moll, Chair of Undergraduate Studies (ex-officio)
    B. Eayrs, Undergraduate Program Director - Writing Studies (ex-officio)

Steering Committee
    Department Officers:
    C. Keep, Acting Chair
    B. Eayrs, Undergraduate Program Director - Writing Studies
    K. Fraser, Director of Writing Studies
    R. Moll, Chair of Undergraduate Studies
    S. Bruhm, Vice-Chair
    M. Rowlinson, Chair of Graduate Studies
    J. Schuster, Graduate Development & Placement Coordinator
    Full-time faculty (to 2017):
    J. Emberley
    J. Kelly
    J. Toswell
     Limited-Duties faculty (to 2017):
    M. Hartley
     Gradaute student:
    Cameron Riddell
     Undergraduate student:

    Coterie President: Laura Brooks

Awards and Distinctions Committee (Faculty of Arts & Humanities)
    D. Pennee (to 2017)

UWOFA Union Representatives (to 2017)
    D. Pennee – Full-Time Member
    C. Suranyi - Limited-Duties Member